The Collective I

It has been an exciting week finding the extensive work of James Pennebaker, psychology professor at The University of Texas Austin and author of the book The Secret Life of Pronouns. According to Pennebaker, our use of function words, and especially pronouns, are useful indicators of mental health and other aspects of behavior. Language Yoga…

Backstory to Mantra Formation – Savitri

I recently attended the Sri Aurobindo / Savitri yoga immersion. Savitri is a poem written in English by Sri Aurobindo and he says that the poem is all a mantra, meaning the ways the sounds are aligned in the arrangements of words are meant to strike a resonant chord of enlightenment with both the reader…

Hollande Vows to ‘Destroy’ IS.

Okay, this is so obvious its not even funny. By vowing to destroy IS, Hollande is revealing that he is really vowing to destroy himself. I get it, Hollande, deep down I know that I am totally dependent on the fossil fuels and have been manipulating and murdering other people with my mindlessly aggressive and greedy behavior my whole life just like…

Are you a project-a-holic?

Projecting instead of owning is a symptom of psychosis. Do you really want to be a psychopath? I don’t. So what can one do? Please, start looking at your abuse of projections. Do you talk about people behind their backs? Do you judge other people without examining that very behavior in yourself? I know I do. Do you speak for the…

Accumulations: Casting Spells of Communion.

I myself am the air, I breathe myself in and out with every breath. I myself the stars in the sky, distant galaxies, other life forms, multi-dimensional beings – all me. I say the spell and I feel the communion, like a web of little tendrils of energy all connected to my heart center. My heart opens…